‘Important not to be last’: Spaniard becomes first ever female to solo manage German DAX firm

‘Important not to be last’: Spaniard becomes first ever female to solo manage German DAX firm

Belen Garijo has taken over as CEO at German pharmaceuticals giant Merck -  the first woman to singlehandedly run a DAX 30-listed company - as Europe's top economy debates quotas for greater boardroom equality.

Five dark drug secrets from oh-so-proper Germany

Five dark drug secrets from oh-so-proper Germany

No more Merck cancer drug for Greek hospitals

No more Merck cancer drug for Greek hospitals

More than 1,000 pharma jobs to go at Merck

More than 1,000 pharma jobs to go at Merck

Merck to Portugal: pay bills or lose investment

Merck to Portugal: pay bills or lose investment

Merck pharma closes Swiss HQ, cuts 580 jobs

Merck pharma closes Swiss HQ, cuts 580 jobs

Facebook holds Merck page over name fight

Facebook holds Merck page over name fight

Merck accuses US firm of Facebook page larceny

Merck accuses US firm of Facebook page larceny

Merck snaps up Millipore for $7.2 billion

Merck snaps up Millipore for $7.2 billion

Merck upbeat despite drop in profit

Merck upbeat despite drop in profit

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Merck posts solid third-quarter results amid crisis